Thermal evolution of the Alboran Basin requires mantle delamination

Author(s): Platt, J. P.; Soto, J. I.; Whitehouse, M. J.; Kelley, S. P.; Hurford, A. J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University College London, Department of Geological Sciences, London, United Kingdom
Other:
Universidad de Granada, Spain
Swedish Museum of Natural History, Sweden
Open University, United Kingdom
Volume Title: AGU 1997 fall meeting
Source: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 78(46 Suppl.), p.699; American Geophysical Union 1997 fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 8-12, 1997. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096-3941 CODEN: EOSTAJ
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 1997
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Alboran Sea; Apatite; Ar/Ar; Basins; Cenozoic; Cooling; Delamination; Exhumation; Extension; Fission-track dating; Geodynamics; Heat flow; Heat sources; High-grade metamorphism; Leg 161; Lithosphere; Mantle; Mediterranean Sea; Metamorphic rocks; Metamorphism; Mica group; Miocene; Muscovite; Neogene; ODP Site 976; Ocean Drilling Program; P-T conditions; Phosphates; Sedimentary basins; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Tertiary; Thermal history; West Mediterranean
Coordinates: N361219 N361219 W0041845 W0041845
Record ID: 2001062851
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